The Embarrassing State of U.S. Maternal Health-Care Data
It has gotten to the point that no official count of pregnancy-related deaths in this country or official maternal mortality rate even exists.
Robin Fields is ProPublica's managing editor. She joined ProPublica as a reporter in 2008 and became a senior editor in 2010. Joe Sexton is a senior editor at ProPublica. Before coming to ProPublica in 2013, he had worked for 25 years as a reporter and editor at the New York Times.